Round 5: Ben Russell (Karakuri) vs. Leandro Fernandez Santos (Fire Kings)
10.05.2014 | 18:32
Round 5 is about to get underway and we decided to find a couple of Decks that are doing really well! Ben Russell is playing pure Karakuri and is currently 3-1 and faces off against his opponent Leandro Fernandez Santos who brings us his Fire Kings!
Santos won the roll and elected to go first. He played [ff tenki] and Summoned [fk bar]. He set two [fd] [sts].
Russell set a [fd] Monster and two [fd] [sts].
Santos set another [fd] [st] and Russell’s [mst] destroyed [ff tenki]. [fk bar] attacked into .
Russell set a [fd] [decree] and it was lost to a [mst]. He changed  to attack and ended.
Santos brought out [icehand] and attacked.  changed to [def] and Santos activated [drain]. [decree] was chained and the attack goes through. In [mp2] Santos overlaid into [ff tigerking], the effect brought out [ff tenki] and in turn [ff tenki] got [wolfbark]. [ff tigerking] detached and he passed.
“This is not the best hand” said Russell as he passed.
Santos set a [fd] [st] and detached a material from [ff tigerking]. He Normal Summoned [wolfbark] and [maxx] was discarded by Russell, [fk bar] came to the field and they attacked!
Russell played  and  which he then used to Synchro Summon , the effect gets . He played [teleport] and Special Summoned [psi com] .He Synchro Summoned a second  getting  to the field. He Special Summoned  with ’s effect and in [mp2] Synchro Summoned [00x]. He used the effect to Special Summon . He played [desynch] and Special Summoned  and  which allowed him to Synchro Summon [beast]. He overlaid his two  into [sack] and activated the effect. He tributed a Token to destroy [drain], set one [fd] [st] and ended a massive turn.
Santos played [soul charge] but it was negated. He played [fk ons] and it was negated. He then set a card but it’s destroyed in the end phase by [mst].
Russell attacks and Santos concedes!
[b]Russell wins game one![/b]
Santos went first this game with a set Monster and a set [fd] [st]. “Ah, [firehand]!” said Russell.
Russell played  and [teleport]ed in a [psi com]. He Syncro Summoned  and got  to the field. He played [iron call] and  entered the field . [00x] is Synchro Summoned and  came out. He targeted himself with his effect and [soul charge] brought  and  to the field. Another  hit the field Special Summoning . He drew [mst] and played [mst] on Santos’ [mst]. He played [upstart] and then Sychro Summoned [00x]. He Special Summoned  from the Deck and overlaid into  stealing [icehand] and overlaid to Summon . He overlaid into [ddknight] and ended.
“Okay this is where it gets nasty!” Santos plays [fk ons] and Special Summons [fk hgar]. He Normal Summoned [icehand] and attacked . [icehand] destroyed [mst] and [firehand] hit the field. Santos attacked with [fk hgar] and Russell detached from . [ddknight] targeted itself as [firehand] attacked. [firehand] destroyed  and [icehand] hits the field. [fk circle] targeted [fk hgar] and [firehand] but [crow] stopped that plan. He ended and [fk hgar] was negated by [ddknight].
Russell played  and turned [icehand] to [atk]. He attacked [fk hgar] and [yaksha] hit the field. He attacked with  into [icehand] and  must attack [yaksha].
Santos played [soul charge] and paid 2000 life points. He summoned [fk hgar] and [icehand]. He overlaid into . He detached and destroyed . He set a [fd] [st] and ended.
Russell attacked  and ended. In the end phase he activated [fk circle] and tributed [fk hgar] for [yaksha]. Russell concedes.
Russell went first. He slammed an [instant fusion] on the table and Summoned [paircycroid]. He played  and , then Synchro Summoned  and Special summoned . He Special Summoned [00x] and  after that before [teleport]ing [psi com] and [synch]ing a .
Next, Russell Special Summoned  and [desynch]ed [00x] before Summoning it again. He Special Summoned  and Synchro Summoned another  which Special Summoned . He [xyz]ed [ddknight] and [teleport]ed into another [psi com], Synchro Summoned [beast], then overlaid into [sack] and Special Summoned two Tokens before finally ending his turn.
Santos played [ff tenki] which was negated by [beast]. He set a Monster Card and ended.
Russel’s Token is tributed to destroy [fk bar]. He played [iron call] got  to the field and Synchro Summoned  bringing  to the field. He then attacked for game!
[b]Russell moves onward![/b]